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UWO Science Students: Easy Electives?

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Hello everyone. <br> <br>I&#39;m looking for some help here as to what elective I should take. <br> <br>I&#39;m actually leaving Physics to take in the summer, so I&#39;m going to have 2.0 Credits that I need to fill and I have no idea what to do. Some sound interesting, but nothing completely attracts me. <br> <br>Can someone tell me some of their past experiences with particular courses, anything they recommend, etc. Also, I remember someone a month or so posted a site that indicates the grades of some students in particular classes, if someone has that I would love it. <br> <br>So far, electives I&#39;ve heard that are easy are: <br> <br>Food &amp; Nutrition <br>Computer Science 1033a/b <br> <br>Thank you
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comp sci is pretty easy. psych 1000 isnt hard either. I took philosophy 1200 (critical thinking and reasoning) it was a pretty interesting course, the stuff you learn will help you in ur everyday life and in the future, but its not a very easy course, you really have to keep up with the work. I have heard astronomy, philosophy of evil and religions of the world are easy also.
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Psych1000 is a very common course for first years.

I myself took Business 1220. Not overwhelming but definitely too much work for an elective as a science student. Mind you I loved it and found it the most interesting course that I was taking.

Comp sci's are pretty easy, especially if you work well on a computer.

Not many courses that "seem" easy end up being easy though. Lots of people are recommended to take things because they're easy, and end up struggling a lot.

Maybe take a full-year course in another faculty to satisfy your letter req's (A, B, C).

I forget which pertain to which letter, but that might not be a bad idea.

Ex. Business took care of my A category (I think). Science takes care of the other, and now I'm just left with an Arts to fulfill and have three years to do it. (I think...)

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hear anything about the difficulty of food and nutrition 1021? (@adamraffoul/anyone) :)
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I just want to add that while psych 1000 isn't very difficult material, there is a lot of reading and a lot of information to know, so it's pretty time consuming compared to other possible electives.

From what I remember hearing, it's also one of those courses that's not all that difficult, but a ton of info to remember.
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update for anyone who uses the search bar and comes back to this...4 things:
i decided to take food and nutrition
its not easy
there are no easy electives here
do anything that interests you
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